Jill Filipovic is a journalist based in New York and Nairobi, Kenya. She is the author of The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness and a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times. She is also a regular columnist for Cosmopolitan.com, where she was previously a senior political writer, and CNN.com.
A former columnist for The Guardian, she is also an attorney. Her work on law, politics, gender and foreign affairs has appeared in the Washington Post, Time, The Nation, Foreign Policy and others.